Resources

Pregnancy Loss Care Packages

Tefilat-Chana provides locally produced care packages to help ease the pain of a lost pregnancy. These packages are distributed through local rabbis, rebbetzins, and medical professionals. Please contact us for more information about this service.

Shaarei Tikvah Magazine

ATIME periodically publishes the Shaarei Tikvah magazine. Tefilat-Chana arranges the distribution of these magazines in Australia. To receive your copy, or for more information, please contact us. [Past issues may be viewed at this link.]

Financial Assistance

Tefilat-Chana provides financial subsidies. Please contact us for more information.

 

Useful Links

SHIFRA www.shifra.com.au

SHIFRA provides the Australian Jewish community with halachic supervision of fertility treatments, and personal counselling to individuals undergoing medical treatment. SHIFRA?s services are available free of charge to all Jewish couples.

ATIME www.atime.org

ATIME is an internationally acclaimed organization that offers advocacy, education, guidance, research and support to Jewish men, women, and couples struggling with reproductive health and infertility. A TIME is strongly endorsed by leading Rabbonim and physicians, and is widely recognized as an organization that is sensitive to the privacy of each couple, while providing a wide array of essential services in a caring and professional manner. Additionally, ATIME forums brings together thousands of couples from around the world. Tefilat-Chana is proud to be an affiliate of ATIME.

BONEI OLAM www.boneiolam.org

BONEI OLAM provides funding for all aspects of fertility treatments, relieving couples of the financial stress resulting from infertility. When a couple contacts BONEI OLAM, they are assigned a personal counsellor who guides them through the labyrinth of medical information and the negotiation of payment plans.

PUAH INSTITUTE www.puahonline.org

The world-renowned PUAH INSTITUTE provides free counselling, guidance, assistance and support to couples with gynaecological and fertility problems, worldwide. All of PUAH?s counsellors receive specialized training in modern reproductive medicine, and their staff members have an extensive breadth of both halachic and medical knowledge. PUAH also provides full halachic supervision in hospitals and fertility laboratories for couples undergoing artificial reproductive technology, and offer a variety of courses, seminars, study tours, and lectures.

JEWISH FERTILITY CHALLENGES www.jewishfertility.org

A project of the PUAH INSTITUTE, this website hosts an extensive collection of articles and discussions regarding fertility treatment in halacha, making this information accessible to non-medical and non-Rabbinic audiences alike.

THE JEWISH WOMAN www.chabad.org

THE JEWISH WOMAN section of Chabad.org contains a number of inspirational articles on the topic of Fertility Problems & Loss.

Phone Support Groups

ATIME offers a variety of phone support groups, including General Infertility, Secondary Infertility, Pregnancy Loss, and Unsuccessful IVF Cycle. Click here for more information.